Students chose to write about a certain aspect of the agriculture industry to submit for the Writing Excellence Competition. Entries had to be at least 750 words and could be developed specifically for this competition or a piece written for a past assignment for a class.
| 1st Place
Title: "Life Anew"
| 2nd Place
Title: "The Difference a Suitcase Can Make"
| 3rd Place
Title: "Alternative Solutions"
Students were asked to create a presentation on an agriculture-based topic of their choice. This 6-7 minute presentation was recorded using Present.Me ©, a cloud-based program. The presentation included a video of the student presenting his/her material, which was also synced to a series of Power Point slides.
Presentation Title: "Not Your Grandfather's Farm"
Presentation Title: "One Family's Change from Traditional Agriculture to Value Added Products"
Presentation Title: "Biotechnology: The Solution to the Challenges Facing American Agriculture"